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Katharine Furst

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Tufts University
Department of Education
Paige Hall
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 508.345.8895

Katharine Furst


  • M.Ed., Lesley University
  • B.S., Massachusetts College of Art

Kay has taught widely in the field of art education from kindergarten through graduate school. She has lectured at Framingham State College and Lesley University, and 25 years of teaching a range of grade levels in public schools. She frequently presents her research and classroom practice at professional conferences, including the New England Art Education Association and the National Art Education Association. Kay has been awarded numerous grants for her work to integrate art with a range of topics and for implementing multicultural curriculum.Her strong focus on teaching the exceptional child has awarded her the Massachusetts Special Art Educator of the Year 2011. She holds an M.Ed. in Creative Arts in Learning from Lesley University and B.S. in Art Education and Photography from Massachusetts College of Art.


Title: Vices.
Relief print 18x 24.
Kay Furst. 2010.